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Rick Cleveland named MS Sports Hall of Fame Executive Director

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum announced Wednesday long-time sports journalist Rick Cleveland will be its new executive director.

Cleveland, 59, succeeds the late Michael Rubenstein. Rubenstein was the museum's only previous director.

Cleveland has been covering sports for more than 40 years in Mississippi.

He says he wants to revamp the Hall of Fame's web site, making it more interactive.

He will also write columns and blogs for the site.

Cleveland will begin his duties at the MS Sports Hall of Fame and Museum on May 1.

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